LVL HMI Meeting 2011

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The LVL Group at UCL is hosting a meeting on the theme of Models and Tools for Human-Machine Interaction on November 17, 2011, at UCL in Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. The meeting is free of charge and consists of two parts:

  1. Workshop-style presentations, opened to public attendance;
  2. Free-form discussions, reserved to invited participants.


Presentations session will take place in the room BARB 23 located in Auditoires Sainte Barbe, Place Sainte Barbe 1, 1348 Louvain-la-Neuve (Google Maps).

  • 9:00-9:30, '"From Pattern-based User Interfaces To Conceptual Schemas and Back", Ravi Ramdoyal (Slides)
  • 9:30-10:00, "Modeling the behaviour of interactive 3D scenes and applications", Romuald Deshayes (Slides)
  • 10:00-10:30, "Rapid Development of Scoped User Interfaces", Hans Vangeluwe
  • 10:30-11:00, Break
  • 11:00-11:30, "Toolset for Human-Automation Interactions in Avionics", Michael Feary
  • 11:30-12:00, "A Formal Framework for the Analysis of Human-Machine Interactions", Sébastien Combéfis (Slides)
  • 12:00-12:30, "Learning System Abstractions for Human Operators", Charles Pecheur (Slides)


Discussions session will take place in the room Salle Paul Otlet located on the third floor of Bâtiment Réaumur, Place Sainte Barbe 2, 1348 Louvain-la-Neuve (Google Maps). Lunch will be provided for invited participants.

Current list of invited participants:

  • Michael Feary, Human Systems Integration Division, NASA Ames (USA)
  • Denis Javaux, Symbio and Next Step Solutions (BE)
  • Sébastien Combéfis and Charles Pecheur, LVL, ICTEAM, UCL (BE)
  • Jean Vanderdonckt, Laboratory of Computer-Human Interaction, LSM, UCL (BE)
  • Hans Vangeluwe, UA (BE)
  • Romuald Deshayes, UMons (BE)
  • Anthony Cleve, FUNDP (BE)
  • Ravi Ramdoyal, CETIC (BE)
  • (other participants may be added)

Any interested party should contact Charles Pecheur -> mailto:charles [period] pecheur [snail] uclouvain [period] be and/or Sébastien Combéfis -> mailto:sebastien [period] combefis [snail] uclouvain [period] be at UCL.